Siren Holiday Gift Guide for People with Diabetes 2018
December 20, 2018
It's that time of the year! The holiday season is in full swing, which means gift shopping. If a family member or friend has diabetes or neuropathy, it can be difficult to find something that they will enjoy that is also supportive of their lifestyle. Below are some of our top diabetes-friendly gifts so you don't have to sweat it - or if you'd just like to get yourself a treat!
These Myabetic diabetes wallets make storing insulin pens and supplies stylish. Their wallets come in a variety of sizes, shapes, and colors for everyone on your list.
Medical ID Jewelry
Medical ID jewelry is incredibly practical and important for communicating in the event of an emergency. But that doesn't mean it has to be boring! Take a look at these options from American Medical ID or Etsy that make perfect holiday gifts to keep loved ones safe.
These fun stickers give insulin pumps and glucose monitors a customizable twist. Your loved one will appreciate the opportunity to express themselves and decorate their medical gear with a sticker just for them.
Glitter Glucose Goodies
These cute diabetes-related gifts are designed by health and lifestyle blogger Glitter Glucose, who has type 1 diabetes. Her designs come in a variety of gifts, including mugs, phone cases, shirts, and sweatshirts. There's bound to be something for the lady in your life with diabetes!
One Drop Gear
One Drop offers some of the sleekest and most tech-savvy diabetes gear on the market, including glucose meters, test strips, and lancets. You can choose a subscription option, which sends strips and lancets every 3 months.
Diabetes Meal Service
Everyone always appreciates good food delivered to their door. PlateJoy offers meal plans made especially for those with diabetes, so your loved ones can stay on track with their meal plan, while also enjoying the convenience and tastiness of meals delivered to their home.
Siren Diabetic Socks & Foot Monitoring System
There's a reason why gifting socks as a holiday present is a running joke. It's a gift that truly everyone loves! As the weather gets colder, there's nothing better than a cozy pair of socks. When it comes to people living with diabetes, socks take on a higher level of importance. Siren Socks make a great gift for those with diabetes and/or neuropathy to help them catch potential injuries. They go beyond the traditional diabetic sock and are specially designed to help detect early signs of foot ulcers that if left untreated, can become serious and, in some cases, lead to amputation.
For more tips for enjoying the holiday season with diabetes, don't miss our tips for staying healthy during the holidays with diabetes.
Disclaimer: Diabetic neuropathy symptoms may vary from individual to individual. Please consult with your loved one's doctor before purchasing any of the gifts above.